Melisa Baldwin is the Vice Chancellor for University Advancement at the University of Colorado Denver. She sets strategies for the university’s fundraising initiatives, including annual giving, major gifts, corporate giving, foundation relations and gift planning. She also oversees Alumni Relations, Donor Relations and Advancement Communications.
With more than 18 years of experience as a university development professional, Baldwin has contributed to growth in fundraising results in every position she has held. She has vast experience in setting the strategic direction and managing the operational execution of fundraising campaigns. Baldwin previously worked in advancement at Kennesaw State University, Georgia Institute of Technology, Georgia State University, and University of Florida.
Baldwin and her husband, Mark Reiner, live and play in downtown Denver.